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"Be a voice not an echo." - Albert Einstein

Do You Know How to Engage an Audience?

Jun 16, 2019 by Gary Genard

Are you an expert in your field who is missing the mark with listeners? Here's the one skill you need to know how to engage an audience!  read more »

10 Causes of Speech Anxiety that Create Fear of Public Speaking

Apr 28, 2019 by Gary Genard

Do you suffer from fear of public speaking? Here are 10 causes of speech anxiety and powerful tips about how to speak with confidence! read more »

Event Planning: How to Hire the Best Keynote Speaker

Apr 14, 2019 by Gary Genard

Looking for that extra spark for your conference, annual meeting, or retreat? For event planning, here's how to hire the best keynote speaker. read more »

How to Think on Your Feet: Two Exercises for Speaking Under Pressure

Mar 03, 2019 by Gary Genard

Whether you're pitching an idea or facing tough Q & A, public speaking requires thinking on your feet. Here's how to up your game when you're under pressure! read more »

Memorizing Your Speech . . . Should You or Shouldn't You?

Feb 24, 2019 by Gary Genard

Memorizing your speech . . .  should you or shouldn't you? Here's the surprising truth about when memorization helps you nail a presentation! read more »

The 7 Leadership Qualities of Great Speakers

Jan 03, 2019 by Gary Genard

Looking for ways to speak for leadership? You need to embody some essential attributes. Here are the 7 leadership qualities of great speakers. read more »

Readers' Favorites: My Top 10 Public Speaking Blogs of 2018

Dec 16, 2018 by Gary Genard

From presentations to pitches to politics, this year's speeches are history. For your own improvement, here are readers' favorites of my top 10 public speaking blogs of 2018. read more »

Are You Clear? How to Be a Concise and Compelling Speaker

Nov 25, 2018 by Gary Genard

Do you master your speeches from exciting launch to powerful conclusion? Here's how to be a clear, concise, and compelling speaker. read more »

Two Simple Tricks to Have More of an Actor's Voice

Oct 07, 2018 by Gary Genard

Ready to improve your most important tool of public speaking? Here are two fast, simple tricks to have more of an actor's voice. read more »

How to Start a Speech — 12 Foolproof Ways to Grab Your Audience!

Sep 16, 2018 by Gary Genard

When it comes to moving audiences, your most important element is your opening. Here's how to start a speech powerfully and successfully every time! read more »

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